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Dramatic beluga whale birth caught on video

Dramatic beluga whale birth caught on video

Mavis the whale, a resident of the Georgia Aquarium, gave birth to the beluga calf on Mother's Day
What's the safest way to travel?

What's the safest way to travel?

Tuesday's Amtrak crash raises concerns about transportation safety. But statistically speaking, trains are actually a very safe way to travel
Report: U.S. airport security equipment improperly managed

Report: U.S. airport security equipment improperly managed

TSA isn't managing explosive detecting scanners and x-ray machines properly, according to a new report
Chinese company treats 6,400 staff to French vacation

Chinese company treats 6,400 staff to French vacation

Employees of Tiens Group are given the VIP treatment on an all expenses paid trip that includes tour of Louvre and luxury shopping outings
Lava lake keeps rising at Hawaii volcano

Lava lake keeps rising at Hawaii volcano

The lava lake at Kilauea, a popular Hawaii tourist destination, is rising to record heights
Bhaktapur temples suffer severe quake damage

Bhaktapur temples suffer severe quake damage

CNN's Ivan Watson explores the destruction of historic temples in Bhaktapur, Nepal
Jane Goodall: SeaWorld 'should be closed down'

Jane Goodall: SeaWorld 'should be closed down'

In an interview with the Huffington Post, Goodall says whales and dolphins should never be held in captivity
3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

3.69-carat diamond found in Arkansas park

When fields get plowed, diamonds don't usually pop up -- unless you're at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas
Devastation in Nepal: Landmarks before and after quake

Devastation in Nepal: Landmarks before and after quake

Several of the country's best known treasures have been destroyed by the earthquake of April 25
Yellowstone supervolcano magma more vast than thought

Yellowstone supervolcano magma more vast than thought

Tourists visiting national park are treading on one of the planet's greatest time bombs
Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts near tourist towns

Chile's Calbuco volcano erupts near tourist towns

Authorities issue a red alert for the towns of Puerto Montt and Puerto Varas in southern Chile